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2009-08-13 11:25:00

MCLEAN, Va., Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Gannett Digital Media Network, a division of Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) that ties together more than 100 digital communities with a combined reach of approximately 25 million people, today announced a partnership with Footnote.com, the premier history website for original content, to launch HistoryBeat.com, a website that combines social networking with archival photos and original newspaper coverage of historical events. The first sites under the...

2008-12-01 11:29:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A press conference commemorating Pearl Harbor Day to launch a new interactive online collection of World War II records from the holdings of the National Archives including the first-ever interactive version of the USS Arizona Memorial, WWII Hero Pages, and millions of WWII photos and documents previously unavailable on the internet. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080925/DC35252LOGO) WHO: James Hastings, Director of Access...

2008-09-11 12:00:18

Footnote.com launches Footnote Pages at TechCrunch50 Footnote.com Justin Schroepfer, Marketing Director, 801-494-6517 Justin@footnote.com or Snapp Conner PR for Footnote.com Jeremy Kartchner, 801-994-9625 jeremy@snappconner.com Logo: http://www.footnote.com Losing a loved one can result in a range of emotions, from the grief and sorrow to comfort, which often comes from reminiscing stories and memories with family and friends. The challenge arises when there is no single...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'